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07:51
07:51

LDU Personnel Jailed 30-Years for Murder UPDF

Prosecution led by Lt. Hamuza Mulike Hirya informed court chaired by Col. Bernard Tuhame that Apakuto, while in a drunken state, unlawfully caused the death of Ahmed Lokong of Nadomoto village, by shooting using an AK 47 riffle.
13:57
13:57

Moroto Prison Break Poses Security, Health Threats Moroto District 3 1

A section of the community now lives in fear especially about the firearms that are in the wrong hands. Dinah Ayo, a resident in Moroto town says the loose firearms could be used by the escapees to perpetuate more crime, not only in Moroto but anywhere in the country.
17:49
17:49

Civilian Jailed Five-Years For Using LDU's Gun, Uniform 2

Prosecution led by Lt. Alex Rasto Mukhana told court that while in Rengen Sub County on Feb 23rd, 2020, Lokure accepted to wear military uniform and carry a firearm belonging to one of the LDUs deployed at Rengen Water pump purporting to be a member of the forces and even went on unlawful operation.
19:04
19:04

Defilement Cases Tops Moroto Crimes The judiciary 2

Justice Musene will handle 53 cases including 35 of aggravated defilement, 17 of rape and one of murder, in the month-long session.
06:50
06:50

Karamoja Residents Resort to Wildlife, Several Arrested tourism industry

According to Ediau, the activities of the poachers are threatening the tourism industry especially in Karamoja sub region, which is endowed with many rare animal species. He revealed that a number of suspects have been produced in court and remanded, awaiting trial.
18:31
18:31

3 Jailed for Illegal Possession of Firearms 1 1

A total of 22 civilians have been lined up to face the Court Martial in Moroto over illegal possession of firearms.
15:37
15:37

High Court to Hear Moroto Politician's Murder Case moroto district 1 1

Raphael Eritoi, an aspirant for the Nadunget LCV councillors seat was shot dead on October 1, 2015, at Kambisi village, along Moroto-Kitale road in Karamoja sub-region. The deceased was a key campaign agent for the former Matheniko County MP, Samuel Abura Pirir.
08:00
08:00

High Court Criminal Session Opens in Moroto courtship rape 3

The High Court Criminal Session is expected to handle 50 cases including 21 of rape, 18 of aggravated defilement and 11 cases of murder. The cases were drawn from 2015 and 2016 across the eight districts of Karamoja.
06:43
06:43

Delayed Replacement of Chief Magistrate Affects Judicial Services in Moroto 3 1

The absence of a resident Chief Magistrate has affected cases mainly related to sexual violence in the region. Although statistics at Moroto Central Prison indicates that there are more than 700 inmates in the cells, over 500 inmates are on remand due to absence of a substantive court jurisdiction to try them.
19:04
19:04

Moroto Inmates Fought Over HIV Infection -Baine 1

One inmate, John Loupa was found hanging on Sunday in an isolation cell where he had been put by management after fighting his cellmate, David Ochen. Another, Samuel Losia was found bleeding after cutting up his stomach with a razor blade. Ochen and Losia are nursing injuries at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital.
16:59
16:59

Human Rights Abuses Reduce in Karamoja Mining Sites tororo cement 2 1

The commission, in its May 2018 visit to different mining sites across the region notes that findings indicate that a lot has changed since their last visit in 2016.
15:11
15:11

Five LDUs Imprisoned For Careless Shooting col. john wasswa 1 1 Top story

Delivering his verdict, Col. John Wasswa, the 3rd Division Court Martial Chairman, said the sentence serves as a warning to LDUs entrusted with government stores. He notes that carelessness in gun usage can cause death of innocent people.
11:22
11:22

Court Martial Underway in Moroto col. john wasswa 1 1

Col. John Wasswa, the Third Division Court Martial Chairman, said the sentences are meant to serve as a deterrent to other LDUs and civilians with similar intentions.
11:36
11:36

Moroto Chief Magistrate Transferred Without Replacement charles yeteise 3

Solomon Muyita, the Judiciary spokesman, says the post will be filled soon. He notes that the Moroto magisterial area will for now be under the care of the neighboring Mbale and Soroti magisterial areas.
16:53
16:53

LDU Sentenced To Death for Murder judiciary in uganda 1

In his judgment, Justice Mubiru handed Freddo a life sentence, saying the punishment would serve as a deterrent to others planning to do the same.
12:21
12:21

Court Hits Gridlock In Plea Bargain with Confessed Killer raphael eritoi 2 1

Lotee told investigators that Paul Komarem alias Ssebaggala contracted him at a cost of 4.5 million Shillings to kill Eritoi. He confessed that he shot the deceased twice in the chest, as he returned home on the fateful day. Lotee also disclosed that the gun which was used in the mission was hired at 600,000 Shillings from Emmanuel Lochan, an officer attached to the Local Defense Unit detach in Kambizi.
07:19
07:19

Medics, Police Avoid Court 2

Patricia Achom, a Legal Officer with Uganda Law Society says the absence of medics and police is itself injustice to the Karamoja community and accused persons.
06:57
06:57

Napak Man Gets Life Sentence for Murder moroto high court 1

Prosecution presented an affidavit sworn by Teresa Ngiro confirming that the accused has sworn harm a person or animal from Okirias that trespasses in his garden.
10:20
10:20

Moroto High Court To Resume Next Week judges strike 1

In the new cause list released on Tuesday by the chief magistrate Moroto, Charles Yeteise, the high court criminal session will run from 18th- 28th September. The high court to be presided over by Arua resident judge, Stephen Mubiru will handle 48 cases.
12:27
12:27

Courts Remain Closed In Karamoja judicial officers 1 Top story

Court premises in Moroto remained closed on Thursday and Friday, even after the judicial officers announced that they had called off a nationwide strike over poor pay.
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